Letters

2017

06/27/17
FOP Letter on H.R. 3003, the “No Sanctuary for Criminals Act”

06/16/17
Letter to President Trump in support of his Policy on Cuba

05/22/17
Letter to Senators Leahy and Collins in support for S. 1185, the "Stop Illegal Trafficking in Firearms Act."

05/18/17
Letter to Representative Hartzler support for legislation you have introduced, H.R. 2513, the "Police Officers Protecting Children Act."

05/12/17
Letter in Support of S. 1087, the "Lifesaving Gear for Police Act."
Letter in Support of S. 1084, the "Lieutenant Osvaldo Albarati Correctional Officer Self-Protection Act."
Letter in Support of S. 1085, the "Thin Blue Line Act."
Letter in Support of S. 1108, the "Honoring Hometown Heroes Act."

05/09/17
Letter to President Trump regarding ONDCP Budget Cut's

04/10/17
Letter to Senators Markey and Brown in support of S. 708, the International Narcotics Trafficking Emergency Response by Detecting Incoming Contraband with Technology (INTERDICT) Act
Letter to Representative Larson in support of H.R. 1892, the Honoring Hometown Heroes Act

04/03/17
Letter in support of H.R. 1761, the Protection Against Child Exploitation Act

03/29/17
Letter in support of H.R. 1732, the Synthetic Drug Control Act

03/21/17
Letter in support of H.R. 1616, the Strengthening State and Local Cyber Crime Fighting Act

03/17/17
Letter to House leadership opposing H.R. 1364, the Official Time Reform Act

03/16/17
Letter to Florida State Attorney Aramis D. Ayala regarding her decision in cop-killer case
S. 654 - PACT Act
H.R. 1494 - PACT Act

03/15/17
Letter in support of the nomination for R. Alexander Acosta to be the next Secretary for the U.S. Department of Labor

03/10/17
Letter of support to sponsors of S. 573, the 'National Criminal Justice Commission Act'

02/23/17
Letter to Representative Michael C. Burgess (R-TX) in support of H.R. 35, the “Health Savings Act
Letter to the Senators in support of S. 419, the “Public Safety Officers’ Benefits (PSOB) Improvements Act

02/22/17
Letter to Representatives Rodney L. Davis (R-IL) and Adam B. Schiff (D-CA) in support of H.R. 1205, the "Social Security Fairness Act"

02/21/17
Letter to President Trump regarding the importance of the Office of National Drug Control Policy
Letter to House Committee on Finance regarding the Maloney amendment

02/17/17
Letter to Senators Booker and Thompson supporting H.R. 424, the "Law Enforcement Officers' Equity Act"

02/15/17
Letter to Senator Hatch in support for S. 367, the "Probation Officer Protection Act"
Letter to Representative Reichert in support of H.R. 1039, the "Probation Officer Protection Act"

02/14/17
Senator Sessions thanks National President Canterbury and FOP for our strong support during the nomination process

02/10/17
Letter to Senator Gary C. Peters (D-MI) in support of S. 322, the "Pet and Women Safety (PAWS) Act"

02/09/17
Letter to Representative Katherine M. Clark (D-MA) in support of H.R. 909, the "Pet and Women Safety (PAWS) Act"
Letter to Representative Peter T. King (R-NY) in support of H.R. 964, the "Law Enforcement Officers" Equity Act"

02/08/17
Letter in Support of H.R. 949, the "Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Act"

02/06/17
Letter of Support for H.J. Res. 61, which would amend the Constitution to give Congress the power to prohibit the desecration of the American flag
Letter of Support for H.R. 62, the "Gun Violence Reduction Resources Act"
Letter of Support for H.R. 613, the "Lieutenant Osvaldo Albarati Correctional Officer Self-Protection Act"
Letter of Support for H.R. 695, the "Child Protection Improvements Act"

02/03/17
Letter in Opposition to H.R. 785, the "Right-to-Work Act"

02/01/17
Letter of Support for S. 40, the "Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act," by Senator Heller (R-NV)
Letter of Support for H.R. 664, the "Stem the Tide of Overdose Prevalence from Opiate Drugs Act (STOP OD Act)"

01/26/17
Letter of Support for H.R. 426, the "PLUS Equipment Act"

01/25/17
Letter of Support for S. 207, the "Synthetic Abuse and Labeling of Toxic Substances (SALTS) Act"

01/24/17
Letter to Representative Sensenbrenner (R-WI) in support of H.R. 510, the "Rapid DNA Act"

01/13/17
Letter to Senator Orrin G. Hatch (R-UT) in support of S. 139, the "Rapid DNA Act"

01/12/17
Letter of support for H.R. 173, the "Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act," by Rep. Joe Courtney (D-CT)

01/10/17
Letter to Representative William Lacy Clay, Jr. (D-MO) regarding the anti-police painting hanging in the U.S. Capitol

01/09/17
Letter of Support for H.R. 115, the "Thin Blue Line Act"

2016

12/21/16
Letter from National President Canterbury to the Amazon Chairman and CEO regarding third party sellers of BLM gear on the company website

12/20/16
Letter from National President Canterbury to Walmart President and CEO regarding third party sellers of BLM gear on the company website

11/18/16
Letter of Support for S. 3474, the "American Law Enforcement Heroes Act"

10/14/16
Letter to Workplace Answers Requesting Changes Be Made Their Title IX Training Program, entitled "Preventing Discrimination and Sexual Violence: Title IX, VAWA and Clery Act for Faculty and Staff"

10/7/16
Marty Williams, former Virginia State Lodge President and candidate for Congress, thanks the National FOP and its members for supporting his campaign

9/28/16
Letter of Support for the Reauthorization of the Heroin and Meth Task Force

8/30/16
Letter of Support for "Back the Blue" Legislation in the House and Senate

8/30/16
Letter of Support for "Back the Blue" Legislation in the House and Senate

8/1/16
Letter to Leadership of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Technology in opposition to H.R. 5636, the "National Institute of Standards and Technology Campus Security Act"

7/12/16
Letter to the Committee on Ways and Means supporting Pascrell amendments to H.R. 711, the "Equal Treatment for Public Servants Act"

7/11/16
Letter of Support for H.R. 5432, the "STOP OD Act"

7/7/16
Letter to Members of the Conference Committee on S. 2943, the "National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017," regarding Federal equipment programs for State and local law enforcement

7/7/16
Letter of Support for the Conference Report on Heroin and Opioids

6/23/16
Letter to Representative Sensenbrenner (R-WI) in support of H.R. 320, the "Rapid DNA Act of 2015"

6/17/16
Reichert Amendment

6/13/16
Letter to Senate leadership on importance of Federal equipment programs

6/13/16
Letter to leadership of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources in support of H.R. 3036, the "National 9/11 Memorial at the World Trade Center Act"

6/10/16
Letter to Senators Robert P. Casey, Jr. (D-PA) and Michael B. Enzi (R-WY) in support of S. 3016, the "Recovering Missing Children Act"

5/27/16
Letter to leadership of the House Committee on the Judiciary in support of S. 2944, the "Public Safety Officers' Benefits (PSOB) Improvements Act"

5/27/16
Letter to leadership of the Senate Committee on Finance in support of H.R. 3209, the "Recovering Missing Children Act"

5/23/16
Letter to Senator Roberts (R-KS) in support of S. 2770, the "Kelsey Smith Act"

5/23/16
Letter to Representative Yoder (R-KS) in support of H.R. 4889, the "Kelsey Smith Act"

5/18/16
Letter to Senator Booker (D-NJ) in support of S. 2946, the "Law Enforcement Officers' Retirement Equity Act"

5/9/16
Letter to Senator Hatch (R-UT) in support of S. 2348, the "Rapid DNA Act of 2015"

5/3/16
Letter to Senator Hatch (R-UT) in support of S. 2862, the "Probation Officer Protection Act"

4/28/16
National FOP Launches Our True Heroes Campaign

4/27/16
Letter to Senator John Cornyn III (R-TX) in support of S. 2577, the "Justice for All Reauthorization Act of 2016"

4/20/16
Letter to Representative Paul D. Ryan (R-WI), Speaker of the House, asking him to bring S. 125, the "Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Reauthorization Act," to the House floor for a final vote

4/7/16
Letter to Senator Roy D. Blunt (R-MO) in support of S. 2755, the "Fallen Heroes Flag Act of 2016"

4/4/16
Letter to leadership of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform in opposition to H.R. 4461, the "Federal Employees Rights Act"

3/31/16
Letter to Representative Erik Paulsen (R-MN) in support of H.R. 3209, the "Recovering Missing Children's Act"

3/30/16
Letter to Representative Douglas A. Collins (R-GA) in support of H.R. 2137, the "Federal Law Enforcement Self-Defense and Protection Act of 2015"

3/30/16
Letter to Senator Patrick J. Toomey (R-PA) in support of S. 1162, the "Federal Law Enforcement Self-Defense and Protection Act of 2015"

3/29/16
Letter to leadership of the House Committee on Natural Resources and House Committee on Agriculture in opposition to H.R. 4751, the "Local Enforcement for Local Lands Act of 2016"

3/28/16
Letter from M. Kendell Day, Chief of the Asset Forfeiture and Money Laundering Section at the U.S. Department of Justice, announcing the resumption of the Equitable Sharing program

3/22/16
Letter to leadership of the House Committee on Ways and Means in opposition to H.R. 4822, the "Public Employee Pension Transparency Act (PEPTA)"

3/21/16
Letter to Senator Patrick J. Toomey (R-PA) in support of the S. 2964, the "Lifesaving Gear for Police Act"

3/18/16
Letter to Representative Kenneth R. Buck (R-CO) in support of H.R. 4760, the "Blue Lives Matter Act"

3/17/16
Letter to leadership of the Senate Committee on the Judiciary in support of S. 2489, the "Incorporation Transparency and Law Enforcement Assistance Act"

3/17/16
Letter to leadership of the House Committee on Financial Service in support of H.R. 4450, the "the "Incorporation Transparency and Law Enforcement Assistance Act"

03/07/16
Letter to Representative John R. Carter (R-TX) in support of H.R. 4584, the "POLICE Act"

2015

12/09/15
Letter from the NFL Responding to National President Chuck Canterbury

12/03/15
Letter to Congressional Leadership in Support of restoring Federal law enforcement equipment programs

11/20/15
FOP Letter to National Football League (NFL) asking for reconsideration of ban off-duty and retired law enforcement officer carrying firearms at NFL venues

11/02/15
FOP Letter to Weinstein Company regarding the FOP's boycott of Mr. Quentin Tarantino's upcoming film

10/23/15
Statement of the National Fraternal Order of Police on Sentencing Reform

06/15/15
Letter to CNN requesting an apology for the on-air remarks of Fredricka Whitfield

04/24/15
Letter to House leadership outlining the FOP's opposition to H.R. 1137, the "Paid for Progress Act," and H.R. 1230, the "Government Employee Pension Reform Act"

03/30/15
Letter to Nebraska Governor J. Peter Ricketts regarding the repugnant statements of State Senator Ernest W. Chambers

03/02/15
Letter from Kevin Carroll, President, Virginia State Lodge, to U.S. Representative J. Randy Forbes (R-VA) on Internet gaming issues

02/26/15
Letter from Roger D. Mayberry, President, California State Lodge, to U.S. Representatives Karen Bass (D-CCA) and Judy Chu (D-CA)

02/26/15
Letter from Kathleen Harrell, President, Queen City Lodge #69, to U.S. Representative Steven J. Chabot (R-OH)

02/15
Letter from Jay McDonald, President, Ohio State Lodge, to U.S. Representative Steven J. Chabot (R-OH) on Internet gaming issues

02/12/15
Letter supporting H.R. 879, the "Ax the Tax on Middle Class Americans' Health Plans Act"

02/10/15
Letter to Congressional leadership expressing outrage and frustration with the politics and lack of action on the funding measure for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security

02/02/15
Letter to Senator Lindsey O. Graham (R-SC) regarding Internet gaming issues

01/29/15
Letter to Senator Patrick J. Leahy, Ranking Member of the Committee on the Judiciary, seeking his help to secure the return of U.S. fugitives in Cuba

01/08/15
Letter to Senator Lindsey O. Graham (R-SC) in support of legislation reauthorizing the Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP) program

01/08/15
Letter to Senator Patrick J. Leahy (D-VT) in support of legislation reauthorizing the Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP) program

01/06/15
Letter to President Obama requesting his support for the FOP's effort to expand Federal hate crimes law to include law enforcement officers

01/06/15
Letter to Congressional leadership requesting that they act swiftly on legislation to expand Federal hate crimes law to include law enforcement officers

2014

12/23/14
Letter to President Obama regarding changes to the U.S. policy toward Cuba

12/01/14
Letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell expressing disappointment with conduct of St. Louis Rams players

12/01/14
Letter to NFL Players' Association Executive Director DeMaurice Smith expressing disappointment with conduct of St. Louis Rams players

11/26/14
Statement of Thanks and Support from Fraternal Order of Police National President Chuck Canterbury

11/24/14
Joint Statement of Fraternal Order of Police National President Chuck Canterbury and State Lodge President Kevin Ahlbrand on the Grand Jury Decision in St. Louis County, Missouri

10/30/14
Letter to DHS Secretary Johnson recommending Terrance W. Gainer to be the next Director fo the U.S. Secret Service

10/07/14
Letter to the Committees on Armed Services regarding support for the National Guard Bureau's Counterdrug Program

10/03/14
Letter to the House Committee on Armed Services opposing legislation which would restrict the 1033 equipment program

09/17/14
FOP Letter to Armed Services Committees on Statutory Arrest Authority for civilian law enforcement officers employed by the U.S. Department of Defense

09/17/14
Letter supporting H.R. 2733, the "Don't Tax Our Fallen Public Safety Heroes Act"

06/27/14
Letter supporting H.R. 4975, the "Synthetic Abuse and Labeling of Toxic Substances (SALTS) Act"

06/26/14
Letter to Senate Appropriations staff supporting a temporary delay on implementing provisions within the hours-of-service (HOS) regulations governing truck drivers

06/24/14
Letter to Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security supporting the REAL ID Act

06/16/14
Letter to Senate Leadership in opposition to H.Amt. 518, which would prohibit the use of certain Federal funds from being used to acquire or deploy automated license plate recognition (ALPR) technology

04/29/14
Letter to Governor Inslee opposing the parole of Jerry Lain

04/29/14
Letter to Representative Lutekemeyer (R-MO) to assist the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in its efforts to fight the production, sale and use of methamphetamine

04/11/14
Letter supporting S. 2254, the "COPS Improvements Act"

04/10/14
Letter urging the West Virginia Parole Board to reject parole for cop-killer Robert M. Gray

04/10/14
Letter urging Congress to continue funding for the Regional Counter Drug Training Academies (RCTA) operated by the National Guard

01/06/14
FOP Blasts Civil Rights Nominee in Letter to the President

2013

11/21/13
Letter supporting S. Amdt. 2237 to S. 1197 on Statutory Arrest Authority for civilian law enforcement officers employed by the U.S. Department of Defense

11/21/13
Letter supporting S. Amdt. 2133 to S. 1197 to establish the National Blue Alert Act

10/22/13
Letter from the NFL in reply to FOP concerns on their new firearms policy

10/10/13
FOP Letter to Armed Services Committees on Statutory Arrest Authority for civilian law enforcement officers employed by the U.S. Department of Defense

09/25/13
FOP Letter to NFL Commissioner Goodell on NFL ban of concealed firearms in all NFL facilities

09/23/13
FOP Letter to FDA Commission Hamburg on public safety impact of newly proposed rule on certain tobacco products

09/19/13
Letter from Senator J.D. Rockefeller (D-WV) to Greg Brown, President and Chief Executive Officer for Motorola, Inc.

02/13/13
FOP letter to Chairman Michael Thompson on recommendations to reduce gun violence

01/29/13
FOP letter to Senate Judiciary Chairman recommends measures to address gun violence

01/15/13
FOP to Vice President Biden: ATF Needs greater resources in fight against gun violence

2012

11/26/12
FOP Urges Congress to Update the Wire Act

09/05/12
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to Parole Board urging that parole of cop killers Randy Fellows and Fred E. Joseph, Jr. be denied

06/12
Letter from Senator Thomas A. Coburn, MD (R-OK) calling for the elimination of the Public Safety Officers' Benefits (PSOB) program

02/17/12
Chairman Leahy thanks National President Canterbury for Testimony on BVP program

2011

09/21/11
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to the Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration

09/07/11
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction

07/12/11
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to Appropriations Committee leaders regarding cuts to COPS program funding

07/12/11
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to Appropriations Committee leaders urging continued funding to defend against terrorism

2010

06/17/10
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to House Subcommitte outlining the FOP position on the FCC's National Broadband Plan

02/19/10
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to FCC Chairman: Don't Give Public Safety Spectrum to Just Two Companies

01/06/10
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to Senator Schumer: NYC Terror trials should have their own line item

2009

09/25/09
Letter from Acting ATF Director Kenneth E. Melson to National President Chuck Canterbury thanking Canterbury and FOP for support of "Don't Lie for the Other Guy" Campaign

07/21/09
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to Attorney General Eric Holder on "Don't Lie for the Other Guy" Campaign

07/09/09
Letter from Patrick Leahy, Chairman, Senate Committee on the Judiciary, to National President Chuck Canterbury on Sotomayor Hearing

01/13/09
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to Representatives Berman and McKeon on H.R. 235, the “Social Security Fairness Act”

01/13/09
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to Representatives Kildee and Duncan on H.R. 413, the “Public Employer-Employee Cooperation Act”

2008

08/18/08
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey on firearms microstamping

05/09/08
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to Senate Leadership on H.R. 980, the “Public Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act”

05/07/08
FOP continues to fight for Federal Officers' pension rights

01/08/08
Letter to House Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Michael R. McNulty about the need for action on H.R. 82

2007

12/12/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Senators Kennedy and Gregg regarding the collective bargaining amendment

11/06/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Senator John F. Kerry, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Social Security, Pensions, and Family Policy, regarding the hearing on the GPO and WEP

10/05/07
Letter from Senator Patrick J. Leahy (D-VT), Chairman of the Committee on the Judiciary, to National President Canterbury regarding the FOP's work on the "Hometown Heroes Survivors Benefits Act"

10/02/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Senator Patrick J. Leahy (D-VT), Chairman of the Committee on the Judiciary, regarding the implementation of the "Hometown Heroes Survivors Benefits Act"

09/19/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy and Ranking Member Arlen Specter in support of the nomination of Michael B. Mukasey to be next U.S. Attorney General

06/21/07
IAFF Commends FOP for work on H.R. 980: IAFF General President Harold Schaitberger thanks National President Canterbury for "truly a cooperative effort" in our recent victory on H.R. 980

06/19/07
Letter from FOP and IAFF to Committee on Education and Labor regarding H.R.980, the "Public Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act"

05/24/07
Letter from Representative Steny Hoyer, Majority Leader, to Executive Director Jim Pasco regarding reauthorization of COPS Program

05/22/07
Letter from Senator Patrick Leahy to President Canterbury regarding the "Law Enforcement Officers' Safety Act"

05/15/07
Letter from Treasury to Congress regarding HELPS

04/26/07
Letters from Congress to IRS and Treasury regarding HELPS

04/16/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Appropriations Subcommittee in support of Tiahrt Amendment

04/06/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Representatives Steve Pearce in support of H.R. 1640, the "Protecting Americans Fighting Terrorism Act"

04/05/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Representatives Weiner, Scott, and Keller in support of H.R. 1700, the "COPS Improvements Act of 2007"

04/05/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Representative Tom Udall in support of H.R. 545, the "Native American Methamphetamine Enforcement and Treatment Act of 2007"

03/27/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Representatives Van Hollen and Platts in support of H.R. 1661, the "Federal Law Enforcement Pension Adjustment Equity Act of 2007"

03/16/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to President Bush calling for inquiry into Johnny Sutton's conduct

03/07/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Senator Dianne Feinstein in support of S. 231

03/01/07
Letter from National President Canterbury in support of the Safe Surfin' Foundation

02/28/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Chairmen Lieberman and Akaka, and Senators Collins and Voinovich, asking them to review proposed cuts to Federal Protective Service

02/28/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Congressman Ric Keller in support of H.R. 1118, the "Drug Trafficking Elimination Act of 2007"

02/27/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Speaker Nancy Pelosi in opposition to H.R. 800, the "Employee Free Choice Act"

02/21/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Majority Leader Harry Reid regarding the REAL ID Act

02/21/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Senators Joseph Lieberman and Susan Collins regarding S. 4, the "Improving America's Security by Implementing Unfinished Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act"

02/13/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Representatives Dale Kildee and John J. Duncan, Jr. regarding the introduction of H.R. 980, the "Public Employer-Employee Cooperation Act"

02/09/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Senator Frank Lautenberg in support of S. 294, the "Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2007"

02/02/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy in support of S. 376, the "Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act"

02/02/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Senator Joseph Biden regarding the introduction of S. 449, the "State and Local Law Enforcement Discipline, Accountability and Due Process Act"

02/01/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Senator Joseph Biden in support of S. 386, the "COPS Improvement Act"

01/25/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Representative Jim Ramstad regarding the introduction of H.R. 688, the "State and Local Law Enforcement Discipline, Accountability and Due Process Act"

01/11/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Senator Dianne Feinstein regarding the introduction of S. 206, the "Social Security Fairness Act"

01/11/07
Letter from National President Canterbury to Representative Howard Berman regarding the introduction of H.R. 82, the "Social Security Fairness Act"

2006

03/02/06
Letter from National President Canterbury to Warren Riley, Superintendent, New Orleans Police Department, in response to letter requesting assistance in finding suitable housing for members of the New Orleans Police Department

2005

11/15/05
Letter from National President Canterbury to Secretary of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff regarding the carrying of firearms by law enforcement officers, left homeless by Hurricane Katrina, aboard their temporary homes on cruise ships

09/26/05
Thank you letter from St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne to President Canterbury and F.O.P.

06/23/05
Letter from National President Canterbury to Speaker J. Dennis Hastert regarding the need to reauthorize the USA PATRIOT Act and address the amendment to H.R. 2862 restricting the scope of Section 215 of that Act

06/15/05
Letter from National President Canterbury to Senate Majority Leader William H. Frist regarding the need to reauthorize the expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Act

06/14/05
Letter from National President Canterbury to Speaker J. Dennis Hastert regarding a potential amendment to H.R. 2862 that would prevent the use of delayed search warrants

2004

07/20/04
Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist congratulates National President Canterbury and FOP on passage of H.R. 218

06/23/04
Representative Cunningham thanks National President Canterbury and FOP for efforts to gain House passage of H.R. 218

06/18/04
Letter from President George W. Bush to FOP President Chuck Canterbury, offering support of the "Law Enforcement Officers' Safety Act"

05/13/04
Letter from National President Chuck Canterbury to the House of Representatives regarding legislative attempts to block the Department of Labor's final overtime regulations

2003

12/18/03
Letter from Bob Etheridge, Member of Congress, to FOP President Chuck Canterbury regarding "Hometown Heroes Survivors Benefits Act"

12/03/03
Letter from Senator Patrick Leahy to FOP President Chuck Canterbury regarding the "Hometown Heroes Survivors Benefits Act"

11/18/03
Letter from Attorney General John Ashcroft to FOP President Chuck Canterbury regarding Zylon-based body armor

11/17/03
Letter from FOP President Chuck Canterbury to Attorney General John Ashcroft regarding Zylon-based body armor

11/13/03
Letter from Associate Attorney General Robert McCallum, Jr., to FOP President Chuck Canterbury regarding Zylon-based body armor & PSOB

10/03/03
Letter from Victoria Lipnic, Assistant Secretary, Department of Labor, to FOP President Chuck Canterbury regarding filing of LM-2 forms
Note to all FOP Lodges: If your Lodge is required to file Form LM-2, we ask that you inform the Grand Lodge. Thank you!

06/03/03
Letter from Senator Patrick Leahy to FOP President Chuck Canterbury regarding National Peace Officers' Memorial Service

04/03/03
Letter from FOP President Chuck Canterbury to Senator John F. Kerry (D-MA) regarding comments made by the Senator

03/31/03
Letter from Karl Rove, Senior Advisor to President George W. Bush, to FOP President Chuch Canterbury in response to President Canterbury's letter of 3/25/03 regarding the F.O.P. National Board's vote to support the liberation of Iraq

03/25/03
Letter from FOP President Chuck Canterbury to President Bush regarding FOP's support of effort to end the Iraqi regime

2002

10/22/02
Letter from Senator Patrick Leahy to FOP President Steve Young regarding S. 2480

10/09/02
Letter from Rep. Bart Stupak to FOP President Steve Young regarding the James Guelff and Chris McCurley Body Armor Act

09/13/02
Letter from John Keane, Administrator, Police and Fire Pension Fund, to FOP President Steve Young regarding FOP's support of H.R. 4796

08/28/02
Letter from FOP President Steve Young to Chairman Sensenbrenner regarding H.R. 218

07/23/02
Letter from FOP President Steve Young to Attorney General John Ashcroft regarding comments made by Sean Baker of the NAACP

07/23/02
Letter from FOP President Steve Young to Chairman Sensenbrenner regarding H.R. 5118, the "Corporate Fraud Accountability Act"

06/27/02
Letter from Governor Tom Ridge, Homeland Security Advisor, to FOP President Steve Young

06/21/02
Letter from FOP President Steve Young to President Bush regarding Department of Homeland Security

06/19/02
Letter from National Vice President Chuck Canterbury to House Judiciary Committee Chairman James Sensenbrenner regarding H.R. 218

06/17/02
Letter from Senator Patrick Leahy to FOP President Steve Young regarding the "the Mychal Judge Police and Fire Chaplains Public Safety Officers' Benefit Act of 2002"

06/14/02
Letter from Senator Mitch McConnell to Timothy Muris, Chairman, Federal Trade Commission, regarding FTC's proposed amendment to Telemarketing Sales Rule

05/09/02
Letter from FOP President Steve Young to Thomas Scotto, President, National Association of Police Organizations

03/27/02
Letter from Senator Mitch McConnell to FOP President Steve Young regarding FTC's proposed amendment to Telemarketing Sales Rule

2001

11/05/01
Letter from FOP President Steve Young regarding S. 952, the "Public Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act"

2000

12/19/00
Letter from FOP President Gilbert Gallegos to President Clinton regarding clemency for Leonard Peltier

11/01/00
Letter from National Secretary Jerry Atnip to NBC President Bob Wright re: casting of Ice-T on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

08/14/00
Letter from FOP President Gilbert Gallegos to Moe Biller, President, American Postal Workers Union

03/30/00
Letter from FOP President Gilbert Gallegos to Antioch College President

03/27/00
Letter from FOP President Gilbert Gallegos to Senate Leadership regarding HUD Deal

03/02/00
Letter from FOP President Gilbert Gallegos to Republican National Committee Chairman

02/17/00
Letter from FOP President Gilbert Gallegos to Arthur C. Martinez, Sears Roebuck & Co., regarding Benetton

1999

11/09/99
Letter from FOP President Gilbert Gallegos to NBC President Bob Wright re: Rage Against the Machine appearance on Late Night with Conan O'Brien

08/18/99
Letter from FOP President Gilbert Gallegos to President Clinton regarding clemency for terrorist bombers

04/12/99
Letter from FOP President Gilbert Gallegos to Speaker J. Dennis Hastert in opposition to the intent of H. Res. 124


For more information or elaboration, please do not hesitate to contact the National F.O.P. Legislative Office at 202.547.8189 or via e-mail.